Tag: Atlanta Steppin

GDI Heritage Ball 2017 Recap

Another incredible Heritage Ball weekend is in the books, and what a memorable weekend it was. ChiStepper missed the Thursday and Friday events for the first time ever, but we were front and center for the Main Event, All Star…

GDI Heritage Ball Celebrates 10 Years of Excellence

In a Steppin industry with strong traditions and heavy opinions, even those sometimes opposite of its own best interests, the Heritage Ball emerged 10 years ago as a breath of fresh air for the dance community. In 2008, a massive national…

Recap and Photos from Dre’s Mega Capricorn Bash

Dre and Company’s Andre Blackwell hosted a blockbuster Capricorn Pre New Year’s Eve Bash in Atlanta this past weekend. DJ Shorty Smooth and DJ Sampsonsite played the hits all night long and the crowd was so packed Steppers were dancing…

Strong Start For Heritage Ball 2016

If the Thursday Feb. 18. Heritage Ball event is any indication of how the weekend is going to go, and it usually is, GDI is headed toward one of the best weekends ever.  The Atrium Level ballroom was packed last…

Heritage Ball: The All Star Steppers Challenge Goes Down Sunday

Steppers are already descending on Atlanta for the nation’s largest Steppers convention, the GDI Heritage Ball.  This year is primed to be one of the most successful yet, and I’m definitely looking forward to all of the great performances.  More…

Catching Up With Steve Matthews

  Patricia and Steve MatthewsSteve Matthews, founder of SM Stepping Productions has been hosting an “All White Party” for the last 4 years in Atlanta. The yearly “All White Party” also hosts the Prelims for the WLSC. Steve says that…